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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / We apologise that this recording misses the end of the talk - the recorder ran out of battery...
Topics: animal advocacy, protests, Columbia, activism
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You can hear the Q and A after this talk here: https://archive.org/details/QueeringSpeciesism This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom...
Topics: queer, normalisation, pinkwashing, non-human animals, Burger King, happy meat
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This time we take on the lack of funding for domestic violence services in the federal budget. We’re joined by Jessica Ellen , a law student who has done research into domestic violence and volunteered at community legal centres. We start by playing Waleed Aly’s #ShowMeTheMoney video on this issue, as well as Jessica’s follow-up video on this. Jessica then discusses the importance of domestic violence services and education for men, government cuts and how this relates to domestic...
Topics: domestic violence, gender, budget
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You can view the PowerPoint presentation for this talk  here .   This talk was recorded at the 2017 Animal Activist Forum in Melbourne. To find out more about this forum and future ones, see the Animal Activist Forum website , which has links to their social media pages. You can listen to other talks from this conference here and heaps more talks from the forum will be available on the Animal Activist Forum website here soon.   Talk recorded by Progressive Podcast Australia .   Further...
Topics: Animal Activists Forum 2017, intersectionality, veganism, social change, social justice, privilege,...
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Recording of the 2017 Invasion Day event in Melbourne. *Content warnings for discussion of racist violence, genocide and sexual assault. More information about the event, from the Facebook event page : NO PRIDE IN GENOCIDE Calling all sovereign peoples and supporters to gather in Melbourne on Invasion Day 2017. If 2016 showed us anything, it's that the fight for Aboriginal rights is far from over. From the disgraceful human rights abuses in Don Dale, to the continuing exploitation of Indigenous...
Topics: Invasion Day, Celeste Liddle, Melbourne, Indigenous, Aboriginal Rights
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-           Nick is joined by Kathryn Joy for this entire episode. -           The first half of the episode is a critical look at the feminist campaign calling for American singer Chris Brown to be denied entry to Australia because of his conviction for assaulting his ex-girlfriend, Rhianna. -           In the second half of the episode we discuss some critiques of identity politics, which emphasises the importance of personal experience. -           For...
Topics: Chris Brown, Kathryn Joy, feminism, racism, immigration, open borders, identity politics
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-           On this one we take on the controversial issue of population, with the help of town planner and environmental activist Mark Allen. -           We discuss population on both a global scale and a national scale, in light of Australia’s population recently reaching 24 million people. -           This is a continuation from our discussion with Mark from our previous episode, episode 127, which focused on addressing urban sprawl. -           For more...
Topics: population, environment, migration
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2016 Conference in Canberra. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here . You can also listen to a recap of the conference on  episode 152 of Progressive Podcast Australia . Below is further information about the talk from the conference booklet, available here:...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2016, transgender, law
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You can hear the Q and A after this talk here: https://archive.org/details/QueeringSpeciesism This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom...
Topics: trans*, transphobia, non-human animals
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com
Topics: Critical Animal Studies, Veganism, Post-Veganism, Class, Race
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On this episode we discuss themes of refugee rights and animal rights in the Paddington movie . We discuss the article ‘ Why the new Paddington movie is really an asylum seeker story ’, read a review of the movie from an immigration lawyer, as well as promoting the Free Paddington Facebook page by the Refugee Rights Action Network (RRAN) and the #FreePaddington hashtag.  -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: Paddington, refugees, migration, animal rights
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This recording features speeches from the 'It's Time: Close the Camps, Bring the Refugees Here!' rally in Melbourne. The speakers are: Miream Salameh - Syrian refugee and artist Richard Di Natale - leader of the Australian Greens Dr Umber Rind - Doctors for Refugees More information about the event below - taken from the Facebook event page : Prime Minister Turnbull wants the world to follow Australia's race to the bottom on refugee policy, but Manus was declared illegal in April, Nauru is in...
Topics: refugees, close the camps, bring them here
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You can view the PowerPoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/veganarchism-by-nick-pendergrast This talk was featured on episode 134 of Progressive Podcast Australia, with an additional discussion on the points from one slide that was skipped in this recording: https://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2016/05/29/134/ This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more...
Topics: veganism, anarchism, hierarchy, neoliberalism, consumerism
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Nick is joined by sustainable transport advocate Jeremy Mendelson from Critical Transit and Transit Matters podcasts for the entire episode. We discuss: national politics, Bernie Sanders , Jeremy’s experience with 9-5 work, trying to escape the 9-5, anthropologist David Graeber on bullshit jobs , The Happy Movie , living vegan on a low income , the new four (vegan) food groups and basic income . For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: bullshit jobs, Jeremy Mendelson, David Graeber, work
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You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/intersectionality-in-practice This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: Intersectionality, animal rights, activism
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Dr Andrew Knight , DipECAWBM (WSEL), PhD, MRCVS, FOCAE is a European Veterinary Specialist in Welfare Science, Ethics and Law and Fellow, Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. In this interview, he discusses vegan diets for cats and dogs, as well as some tips for making sure our companion animals are happy and healthy. There is lots of great information about vegan cats and dogs at his website  vegepets.info . This interview was recorded for Progressive Podcast Australia. You can hear the entire...
Topics: Vegan, dogs, cats, companion animals, Dr Andrew Knight
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Talk from the event ' Eyewitness Report back from Venezuela '. Audio of the full event will be up on our Progressive Podcast Australia archive.org page soon! You can also hear Federico Fuentes discuss Venezuela on episode 224 of Progressive Podcast Australia . Follow Federico on Twitter  @FredFuentesGLW and read his articles at greenleft.org.au
Topics: Venezuela, solidarity, Nicolás Maduro, communes, Federico Fuentes
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2016 Conference in Canberra. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here . You can also listen to a recap of the conference on  episode 152 of Progressive Podcast Australia .   Below is further information about the talk from the conference booklet, available here:...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2016, anarchism, animal liberation, veganism
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This is a recording of Celeste Liddle's Women's Day Address, recorded at the Queen Victoria Women's Centre. You can view the text of this talk here: https://newmatilda.com/2016/03/09/looking-past-white-australia-and-white-feminism/ The description of this talk given below is taken from the Queen Victoria Women's Centre's website : It’s tempting to think of International Women’s Day as a milestone for women, a chance to see what we’ve achieved in the past year and the path ahead. But ask...
Topics: feminism, intersectionality, class, race
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This session features  Jess Ison - PhD candidate researching queer and animal issues, as well as an activist with the  Coalition Against Duck Shooting   +   Beth Allan AKA Betty Melon - a pro-intersectional animal rights activist and agricultural science student + Anne-lise Ah-fat - a community organiser, mother of two, facilitator and educator who is passionate about transformative justice and prison abolition . It was recorded at the 2018 event ' Community As Activism ' by the Institute...
Topics: Community As Activism, Me Too, Transformative Justice, prison abolition, animal activism, sexism
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You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/presentation-livia-boscardin-canberra-06072013 This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:...
Topics: Critical Theory, Animal Rights, Sustainability, Sustainable Development, Human-Animal Studies,...
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Following on from episode 105 , this episode is a further discussion on sex work. We (finally!) go through listener mail on our older sex work episodes – 44 and 64 . We investigate the idea of sex work as another form of labour as well as “First World” versus “Third World” sex work. Sources covered include: an academic study on the psychological characteristics porn stars , the documentary Date My Pornstar , an article on a US college student doing porn to pay for her education, the...
Topics: Sex work, work, inequality, consent, capitalism, pornography
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This is a short one where we give our take on the  Sydney Siege  and the  #illridewithyou   campaign . This includes discussion on some of the  inaccurate   media coverage  on the siege and how happy we are to see widespread  opposition  to the Islamophobic reactions. We also play an interview with counter-terrorism expert  Dr Anne-Azza Aly  from  People Against Violent Extremism . This interview is thanks to Alex Whisson and  Perth Indymedia  on  RTR92.1FM . For more information...
Topics: #SydneySiege, #illridewithyou
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You can hear the Q and A after this talk here: https://archive.org/details/QueeringSpeciesism This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom...
Topics: queer, animals, hierarchies, cryptozoology, Himalayas
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Advocates for the Nordic Model for sex work argue that this approach does not target sex workers themselves, only their clients. However, Jane Green and Cameron Cox dispute these claims and argue that it is decriminalisation that leads to the best outcomes for sex workers. Jane Green is a sex worker who is on the Executive Committee of the Scarlet Alliance . Cameron Cox is a sex worker who is involved in a sex worker outreach organisation. They also discuss the “ rescue industry ”,...
Topics: sex work, sex workers, Nordic model, decriminalisation, Scarlet Alliance
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Colin Salter’s work here: http://colin.salter.id.au/
Topics: Animals, War, Military-Animal Industrial Complex
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species:  http://www.freedomofspecies.org/ Below is further information about the talk...
Topics: social work, justice, non-human animals, speciesism
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas /
Topics: human slavery, animal slavery, abolition, direct action, environmental crisis
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On this episode we take on the idea that reverse sexism (against men) and reverse racism (against white people) are real things. Celeste Liddle’s article Fighting for Sovereignty and Treaties over Recognition, which covers some Indigenous criticisms of Constitutional Recognition. For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2016/09/10/144/
Topics: reverse sexism, reverse racism, Constitutional Recognition
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species:  http://www.freedomofspecies.org/ Below is further information about the talk...
Topics: veganism, consumerism, mainstream, capitalism, corporations
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Walter Kudrycs work here:...
Topics: Peter Singer, Tom Regan, the Feminist Ethics of Care, utilitarianism, animal rights
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-         The successful feminist campaign to get sexist pick up artist Julien Blanc kicked out of Australia. -         Katie’s experiences with male harassment and assault. -         How pick up artists contributes to a damaging, sexist culture. -         Sexism in anarchist/progressive/alternative scenes. -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: #takedownjulienblanc, Julien Blanc, feminism, male entitlement, sexism
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In this episode we talk about the recent widespread coverage of victim blaming and rape culture  in India and link this back to similar problems in the West . To help us discuss this, we are joined by feminist activist Anita Creasey, who is a member of the Feminist Action Network  (though is not speaking on behalf of this organisation in this interview). For more information on this episode and to find all the links referred to throughout it, go to: ...
Topics: feminism, victim blaming, rape culture
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Jess Ison’s work here: http://totheexclusionofallothers.com/tag/jessica-ison/
Topics: animal rights, animal welfare, neoliberalism, intersectionality
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This time we’re joined by Laura Jackson, an actor and feminist playwright. She discusses her play ‘Handle It’ and its feminist themes, art and social change , nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence being shared without her consent , the feminist campaign against sexist “pick up artist” Julien Blanc, and Tracy Spicer’s Ted Talk ‘ The Lady Stripped Bare ’. You can find out more about the play by checking out the Facebook event page and you can buy tickets here . We also encourage people...
Topics: feminism, consent, online privacy, plays, art, social change
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PowerPoint for Adam's section of the talk (the first part) is available to view online here . Wild mammals make up 4% of the biomass of global mammal populations, while humans make up 36% and farmed mammals make up 60%. Similarly, farmed chickens make up 70% of the biomass of global bird populations. To sustain these huge farmed animal populations we use vasts amounts of land, resources and produce significant amounts of greenhouse gas emissions. O ur use of non-human animals is significantly...
Topics: animal liberation, SoS2018, environmental veganism, veganism, climate change, environment
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*Content warning for discussion of sexual assault, self-harm and suicide* This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2017 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here .   In order to be notified about future conferences, like/follow ICAS Oceania on Facebook and Twitter and subscribe for email updates...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2017, femme, patriarchy, trans, queer
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This time Nick is joined by Graham Bowman, who is performing in the comedy show ‘ Patriarchy: Where Would We Be Without You? ’ and is co-founder of Wise Women Will Save the World . He discusses the importance of addressing patriarchy and the role of art in bringing about social change . For more about the comedy show on patriarchy, you can see the blog post , Pozible campaign and Youtube channel for it. We also play some of Jess Ison’s talk from the Institute for Critical Animal Studies...
Topics: patriarchy, sexism, feminism, queer, transphobia
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2016 Conference in Canberra. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here . You can also listen to a recap of the conference on  episode 152 of Progressive Podcast Australia .   Below is further information about the talk from the conference booklet, available here:...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2016, Brahma Kumaris, veganism, meditation, spirituality
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Nick is joined by guest host sociologist Dr Caleb Goods, author of the book Greening Auto Jobs: A Critical Analysis of the Green Job Solution , for this entire episode. We discuss what “green” capitalism is, critiques of green capitalism – focusing on the incompatibility of growth and reducing greenhouse gas emissions and environmental impact generally ( this graph shows this really well), arguing against green capitalism in a time of climate change denial from the current Australian...
Topics: Green capitalism, environment, green, growth, capitalism
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In this episode, we cover the event Occupy Art Lab. We bring you music from Spoken Zeks and 1000 Eyes, as well as stand-up comedy from Shayne Hunter. We also discuss Phil Airey’s documentary ‘Soldier: An Occupy Story’ and interview artist and activist Carl Scrase about Occupy Art Lab and Occupy Melbourne. Before this, we discuss punk rock music, Jeffery Lewis’s covers of Crass songs, Against Me! singer comes out as transgender, and art for the environment and animal rights. To finish...
Topics: Art, Occupy, Music, Stand-up Comedy
You can hear the Q and A after this talk here: https://archive.org/details/PattyMarkGuyScottonQAndA This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of...
Topics: animal advocacy, activism, grief, trauma, mental health
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In this episode, we bust myths about those coming by boat being queue jumpers, illegal immigrants, and  Australia supposedly taking a  large amount of asylum seekers.We also discuss   The Conversation’s   report from their expert panel on asylum seekers and their alternative recommendations.  For more information on this episode and for all of the links referred to throughout it, go to:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2012/09/09/episode-12-myth-busters-i-aint-afraid-of-no-boats/
Topics: Refugees, Asylum Seekers
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You can see Nick’s “pretty” drawing referred to during this workshop here .   This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2017 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here .   In order to be notified about future conferences, like/follow ICAS Oceania on Facebook and Twitter and subscribe for email...
Topics: Veganism, single issue campaigns, colonialism, animal advocacy, effective activism, ICAS Oceania...
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On this one Nick is joined by Dan ( @verydangry ) from  Anarchist Affinity  for the entire episode. We discuss a range of issues, including:  the police , our visit to Villawood with Dan (you can view Nick’s article on the  ABC  about this  here ), austerity in Europe and  Australia , apparently we’re all middle class in Australia (despite the  evidence !), how the post-World War Two “glory years” weren’t glorious for everyone, “ white labourism ” compared to  the...
Topics: capitalism, anarchism, activism, refugees
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You can hear the Q and A after this talk here: https://archive.org/details/PattyMarkGuyScottonQAndA This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of...
Topics: animal agnotology, speciesism
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2016 Conference in Canberra. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   The Q and A featured after Alex’s talk features both questions for Alex, as well as for Carol Drew. You can listen to Carol’s talk here: https://archive.org/details/CarolDrew You can listen to other talks from this conference  here . You can also listen to a recap of...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2016, pests, technology, animals, pest control
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You can view the PowerPoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/getting-trigger-happy-with-trigger-warnings This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here: ...
Topics: trigger warnings, mental health, safe spaces, ableism, activism
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species:  http://www.freedomofspecies.org/ Below is further information about the talk...
Topics: intersectionality, sexism, speciesism
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species:  http://www.freedomofspecies.org/ Below is further information about the talk...
Topics: body, mind, non-human animals
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In part 1 of episode 26 we are joined by Dr Andrew Knight,  DipECAWBM (WSEL), PhD, MRCVS, FOCAE, who is a European Veterinary Specialist in Welfare Science, Ethics and Law and Fellow, Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. In our interview with him, he discusses vegan diets for cats and dogs, as well as some tips for making sure our companion animals are happy and healthy. We also discuss Alana Stevenson's humane approach to dog training.  For more information about this episode including links...
Topics: vegan dogs, vegan cats, Dr Andrew Knight
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This episode features a continuation of the discussion on progressive parenting from episode 115 , featuring Katie, Luc and Stevie from Team Earthling animal rights podcast, and B . This part of the discussion covers: gender-neutral parenting, gender-neutral pro-nouns and “proper” English, as well as Trans and intersex issues. Please support B’s run for Aboriginal kids and check out Luc’s blog howdoidad.wordpress.com . Other stuff covered on the episode is: fish, dolphins and speciesism...
Topics: parenting, gender, gender-neutral parenting, trans, intersex
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This episode has a discussion with Coggo, CJ Wallace and Jazz from the almighty Melbourne Street Medic Collective. We cover the history of the collective, what they’re doing now, experiences with Occupy and police repression, creating alternative institutions to the state, working with other street medics to make their work relevant for activists and activist burnout. For more information on the episode and for all the links referred to, go to: www.ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
Topics: Street Medics, Occupy, Activism, Anarchism
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species:  http://www.freedomofspecies.org/ Below is further information about the talk...
Topics: police dogs, human-animal studies
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On this episode we do a recap of the Institute for Critical Animal Studies (ICAS) Oceania 2015 conference , which we recently attended in Melbourne. We discuss what ICAS stands for, some of our favourite talks from the conference (we’ll add links to recordings of these talks and all of the talks from this conference here soon), an overview of some of the critical discussions about the mainstreaming of veganism that were a common theme of the conference, and we discuss a question that was...
Topics: ICAS, Veganism, Aboriginal Feminism, Intersectionality
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Once again Nick is joined by  Kim Socha , who is an English professor, grassroots animal liberation activist and  author . We discuss sexism in the atheist movement and efforts to challenge it,  Rebecca Watson and “ElevatorGate” , focusing on sexism in the West and not just pointing the finger elsewhere, the satirical article ‘ Not Without Her Make-Up ’,  Leila Ahmed on the veil , and criticising discriminatory elements of Islam, while being considerate of the broader context of ...
Topics: Atheism, Sexism, Feminism, Islam, Kim Socha
You can view the PowerPoint presentation for this talk here:  http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/cowspiracies-about-meat-eating-environmentalists-a-critical-examination-of-the-environmental-vegan-movement-by-nick-pendergrast This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2016 Conference in Canberra. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2016, environmental veganism, environment, animal agriculture, Cowspiracy, veganism
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This is an audio recording of all of the talks and music from the Melbourne March for the End of Speciesism. More information about the event, from the Facebook event page : World Day for the End of Speciesism On Saturday the 26th of August we are marching through the city to let the public know that Animals are NOT ours to use for food, clothing, experiments or entertainment. Yes, it is time to End Speciesism NOW! Pigs, Sheep, Cows, Chickens, Fish, Goats and Rabbits are just as IMPORTANT as...
Topics: speciesism, animals, language, discrimination, veganism, activism, intersectionality, mental health
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com You can hear more from Jess on Freedom of Species podcast: http://www.freedomofspecies.org/tags/jess
Topics: Animal Advocacy, Animal Welfare, Feminism
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You can hear the Q and A after this talk here: https://archive.org/details/AnimalTesting This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom...
Topics: animal experimentation, ethics, humane research
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In this one Nick is flying (Han) solo, or at least without Katie. He is joined by Nicole Stiles, one the organisers from the Perth One Billion Rising event, for the entire episode. One Billion Rising is a global event that aims to have ‘one billion women releasing their stories, dancing and speaking at the places where they need justice, where they need an end to violence against women and girls’. You can find your closest One Billion Rising event here:...
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This panel discussion features Harley McDonald-Eckersall - activist with  Young Voices for Animals  + Leah Avene - a Tuvaluan mother, musician, broadcaster and educator whose work focuses on personal, relational and collective decolonising +  Quinn Eades  - poet, activist and academic. The session is facilitated by Lara Drew who has a PhD in adult education, writes for the page  Veganarchy  and is an animal liberation activist.   It was recorded at the 2018 event ' Community As Activism...
Topics: Community As Activism, community, activism, building community, privilege
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This episode is a feminism burger (hold the men), featuring Katie and Kathryn Joy . It covers: some feedback on our 89 th episode , men and feminism (see articles by Clementine Ford and Ruby Hamad for more on this), and “ the monster myth ” about men who commit gendered violence. -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/04/20/ 95 /
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*Content warning for discussion of violence towards humans, including sexual assault and murder. Also includes discussion on animal suffering and slaughter* This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2017 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here .   In order to be notified about future conferences,...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2017, India, cow protection, animal advocacy, Islamophobia, religion
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In this episode, we cover the event Occupy Art Lab. We bring you music from Spoken Zeks and 1000 Eyes, as well as stand-up comedy from Shayne Hunter. We also discuss Phil Airey’s documentary ‘Soldier: An Occupy Story’ and interview artist and activist Carl Scrase about Occupy Art Lab and Occupy Melbourne. Before this, we discuss punk rock music, Jeffery Lewis’s covers of Crass songs, Against Me! singer comes out as transgender, and art for the environment and animal rights. To finish...
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On this episode we take on the new counter terror laws introduced by the Australian government, the National Security Amendment Bill (No.1) . We raise civil liberties concerns , mention that the laws had bipartisan support – there was no opposition from the “opposition”, and also highlight the impact the laws will have on the media (even mainstream journalist Laurie Oakes has gone rogue and criticised the laws!). To further the discussion on the effect the laws will have on the media, we...
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2016 Conference in Canberra. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here . You can also listen to a recap of the conference on  episode 152 of Progressive Podcast Australia .   Below is further information about the talk from the conference booklet, available here:...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2016, veterinary industry, speciesism, animal advocacy
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On this episode Nick is joined by Kim Socha, who is an English professor, grassroots animal liberation activist and author of the book ‘ Animal Liberation and Atheism: Dismantling the Procrustean Bed ’. We discuss the book, religion being a conservative human construct , the animal movement being nearly totally godless , right-wing people engaging in more animal exploitation and meat consumption, critiques of an article on an “ inclusive ” animal movement, atheists such as Richard...
Topics: Atheism, Animals, Kim Socha
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On this episode we play our talk ‘ Intersectionality in Practice ’, where we discuss our efforts to promote an intersectional approach to animal advocacy with Animal Rights Advocates (ARA). You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here . An intersectional approach to social change means being concerned about all forms of oppression, rather than just focusing on one. This talk is from the last Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania (ICAS) conference – you can listen to...
Topics: Intersectionality, social justice, animal advocacy, March Australia
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2017 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to the Q and A following this talk here . You can listen to other talks from this conference  here .   In order to be notified about future conferences, like/follow ICAS Oceania on Facebook and Twitter and subscribe for email updates from ICAS Oceania....
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2017, intersectionality, Israel, Palestine, animal advocacy
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This is a recording of the entire Now That’s a Party! event, organised by the activist organisation GetUp!, which gave a voice to some of the minor political parties in Australia. You’ll hear from Scott Ludlam from the Greens, Fiona Patten from The Sex Party, Greg Barnes from the WikiLeaks Party, Brendan Molloy from the Pirate Party, and Sam Wainwright from the Socialist Alliance. You can find out more about this event here: ...
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This time we’re joined by Nick’s cousin Emil Raji , who runs Sailboat Records and plays in the band A City Sorrow Built (and others). We discuss the colonial implications of the #boycottBali campaign , which was started in reaction to two Australian citizens, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, being executed in Bali for drug trafficking. We mention the Australian Federal Police’s role in their execution, a Roy Morgan poll on Australian attitudes towards drug smugglers being executed, and...
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On this episode we cover a wide range of topics. Further discussion on the Not My Debt Centrelink fiasco, which we covered last episode. Trump and Russia. Snowden, Obama and the Signal app for secure communication. Taking your money out of the filthy banks. Protests against the destructive Roe 8 highway development in Perth. Militant activism, direct action and a diversity of tactics. Katie misunderstanding punk and hardcore lyrics. Please support our Crowd Funding campaign here:...
Topics: Not My Debt, Donald Trump, Edward Snowden, Barack Obama, big banks, Roe 8, activism
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-        Voicemail from Luc from Team Earthling animal rights podcast, on metadata and new laws restricting privacy rights in Australia. -        More horribleness from the Australian government on refugees. -        Eggs, horse racing, dairy and animal rights. -        For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/11/26/ metadata /
Topics: meta data, data retention, refugees, animal rights
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This episode covers the One Billion Rising  event, which encourages people to: ‘STRIKE, DANCE, RISE in your community & Demand an end to violence’. To help us discuss this, we are joined by feminist activist Elena Trethowan , who is helping to organise One Billion Rising events. For more information on the episode and for all the links referred to throughout it, go to:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/02/08/one-billion-rising/
Topics: feminism, One Billion Rising
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About the talk:   This workshop features three scholar-activists from the Institute for Critical Animal Studies (Oceania) who will give some anarchist critiques of the campaign against live export and explore some possibilities for more anarchist-oriented animal advocacy. Despite live export dominating discussions about animals in Australia, there are a number of problems with this campaign, including its state-centric nature, the nationalistic and even racist messages within it, and its...
Topics: live export, anarchism, animal welfare, Lyn White, mental health, animal liberation, animal...
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Wilma Davidson’s work here:...
Topics: animal rights, Quakers, vegetarianism, veganism
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You can view the PowerPoint presentation for this talk here . This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2017 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here .   In order to be notified about future conferences, like/follow ICAS Oceania on Facebook and Twitter and subscribe for email updates from ICAS...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2017, population, animals, environment
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*Content warnings for mentions of genocide, abuse, torture, honour killings and sexual assault (but nothing graphic on any of these topics)* Information about the event - from the Facebook event page : A 2.5 person panel featuring: - Alasdair Hynd, a PhD student of revolutionary movements in the Middle East, specialising in the Arab Spring and the Kurdish struggle. - Zerebar Karimi, a Kurdish-Australian trade union organiser based in Adelaide, local and overseas agitator for a stateless society...
Topics: Rojava, anarchism, Kurdish people, feminism
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Katie and Kathyn Joy are back with more feminist goodness. This episode is a continuation of their discussion from episode 95 . On this episode they cover: sexism in comedy at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and beyond, the importance of consent and consent education, reflections on their own experiences with patriarchy and the power of speaking out about them, Twilight , 50 Shades of Grey and ICAS 2015 . If you like what you hear, please  support the show ! Clips: Salt N Pepa ‘...
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This is our 100 th episode special and we discuss our commitment ceremony and the way it incorporated our political beliefs. This includes our anarchist , atheist , pro-queer , pro-feminist , vegan and level 5 (or 6) straight edge (drug free) ideologies.  The episode features a return of the segment ‘When Karl Pilkington Makes Sense’ – this time it is on overseas weddings. We also discuss our wedsite (password: seashells), some of the wedding traditions we threw out the window, our...
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2016 Conference in Canberra. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here . You can also listen to a recap of the conference on  episode 152 of Progressive Podcast Australia .   Below is further information about the talk from the conference booklet, available here:...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2016, veganism, feminism, environment, intersectionality, ethics
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This episode is all about mental health, drawing on Katie’s personal experiences with mental health issues and Nick’s recent mental health first aid course . We dissect arguments against medication for mental health; discuss Harry Potter, The Hunger Games and mental health (you can share our meme on this, pictured above, on Facebook and Twitter ); as well as considering how terms like “ able-bodied ” and “ not societally enabled ” fit with mental health.  We finish with some...
Topics: mental health, Harry Potter, The Hunger Games, ableism
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This time Nick is joined by Coggo from the Melbourne Street Medic Collective (Melb SMC) for the entire episode. Melb SMC and many other groups formed the Wage Peace Convoy that broke the world record for most protests in one day. Unfortunately Guinness refused to include them, maybe because they’re too busy reporting on really important records like the most business leaders attending a networking event. The Wage Peace Convoy did an amazing 29 protests on the day. One of these was with The...
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Follow Celeste Liddle on Twitter @Utopiana and check out her blog: blackfeministranter.blogspot.com.au/   This talk is from the 2015 Institute for Critical Animal Studies conference , which was held in Melbourne.   Find links to more of the talks from the conference: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/ 108 / Thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species for these recordings: http://www.freedomofspecies.org/
Topics: Celeste Liddle, ICAS, Aboriginal Feminism, Intersectionality
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On this episode we’re joined by independent journalist Will Potter from greenisthenewred.com . He discusses: what ‘green is the new red’ refers to (linking the previous “red scare” about communism to the current “green scare” about animal and environmental activists), the way repressive laws target both militant and moderate activists, the ways these laws are creeping into Australia and elsewhere around the world, the power of corporations and their free movement around the world...
Topics: Will Potter, Rise Against, Green is the New Red, Green Scare, Activism
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Amnesty International has recently announced that decriminalisation is their official human rights policy on sex work – they explain why here . We discuss this development, partially drawing on and critiquing an episode of ‘The Minefield’ on ABC radio .  Some of the points we cover are: decriminalisation is for sex workers NOT for sex buyers , sex work as work , “First World” versus “Third World” sex work , and sex work and capitalism . This episode is brought to you by...
Topics: Amnesty International, sex work, decriminalisation
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This panel discussion features: Nick Pendergrast from Animal Rights Advocates: http://ara.org.au/ Sarah Ross from the Refugee Rights Action Network: http://rran.org/ Jeff Hansen from Sea Shepherd: http://www.seashepherd.org.au/ Recorded at the Cruelty Free Festival, organised by Animal Rights Advocates: http://ara.org.au/
Topics: human rights, animal rights, environmentalism, intersectionality
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You can view the PowerPoint for Nick's section of the talk, with links to all of the sources referred to here . This session features Takiaya Reed from the heavy neoclassical decolonial doom band  Divide and Dissolve  + Naty Guerrero-Diaz - co-founder of a vegan intersectional feminist animal sanctuary called  Big Sky Sanctuary Inc.  + Nick Pendergrast - sociologist and host of  Progressive Podcast Australia  and  Freedom of Species  radio show. It was recorded at the 2018 event '...
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2017 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here .   In order to be notified about future conferences, like/follow ICAS Oceania on Facebook and Twitter and subscribe for email updates from ICAS Oceania.   Talks recorded by Progressive Podcast Australia and...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2017, speciesism, rationality, law, legal personhood
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This is an interview with Will Tuttle on his upcoming tour of Australia and Aotearoa (New Zealand). You can find out all about this tour including dates, times, locations, venues, tickets etc here:  http://www.willtuttletour.org.au/ In the interview, Tuttle also discusses his book The World Peace Diet. You can find out more about this book and buy it at:  http://worldpeacediet.org/ Tuttle is interviewed by Nick Pendergrast and this interview will be played on the 27th of January episode of...
Topics: plant-based diet, veganism, animal rights, health, environment
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On this episode we discuss our recent trip where us farangs (the Thai word for people of European origin) visited Phuket in Thailand. Thailand has recently had a military coup and has   banned   George Orwell’s book   1984   and we cover this, as well as having a discussion on   representative versus direct democracy . We also discuss   kathoeys   (who 'are born physiologically male but, as one Thai saying goes, "have a female heart" ') and   avoiding   transphobia in...
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2016 Conference in Canberra. You can find out more information about this conference here: http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/oceania-conference/   You can listen to other talks from this conference  here . You can also listen to a recap of the conference on  episode 152 of Progressive Podcast Australia .   Below is further information about the talk from the conference booklet, available here:...
Topics: ICAS Oceania 2016, language, Plato, non-human animals
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*Content warning for the speeches: suicide and sexual assault* This is a recording of all of the speeches from the #BringThemHere rally in Melbourne, on Saturday the 30th of April. Here is a description of the rally from the event page : In a huge blow to the Coalition government the crowd-funded legal challenge to detention on Manus Island has succeeded. The Papua New Guinean Supreme Court has ruled that the Australian-run detention centre is illegal and unconstitutional. But Immigration...
Topics: refugees, asylum seekers, Omid, offshore processing, Papau New Guinea, Manus
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Nick is joined by Aaron from End Queer Lockdown on Manus Island for the entire episode. We discuss the intersections between queer and refugee issues, with the Australian government’s policies such as “offshore processing” of asylum seekers harming refugees as a whole, but queer refugees in particular . We also read a letter from a queer refugee , discuss refugee activism and the importance of individual stories in changing attitudes , violence and/or the threat of violence preventing...
Topics: queer, refugees, activism, punk, music, social change
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This time we’re joined by Nick’s cousin  Emil Raji , who runs  Sailboat Records  and plays in the band A City Sorrow Built  (and others). We discuss  the colonial implications of the #boycottBali campaign , which was started in reaction to two Australian citizens, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, being  executed in Bali  for drug trafficking. We mention the Australian Federal Police’s  role in their execution, a Roy Morgan  poll on Australian attitudes towards drug smugglers...
Topics: Boycott Bali, colonialism, human rights, death penalty, drugs
This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: Greenpeace, Sea Shepherd, civil disobedience, violence, non-violence, activism
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . It features a Q and A featuring Curtis and also Jess Ison - you can hear Jess's talk from the conference here:  https://archive.org/details/JessIsonOnAnimalsAustraliasNoWayToTreatALadyCampaign You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com
Topics: queer, queer assimilation, homophobia
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Information about the speaker, Samara Grumberg: A Registered Nurse and Lawyer who currently works in a Nurse Manager role while also pursuing post-graduate research studies within the school of sociology at JCU.   This was the 1 st talk from event The Food We Eat: Its Impacts on Environments and Bodies in Townsville, Australia.   You can listen to the 2 nd and 3 rd talks from this event here: James Aspey: The Food We Eat and its Impact on Animals . Nick Pendergrast: The Food We Eat and its...
Topics: diet, health
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-           This episode is about the anti-Islamic, white supremacist movement in Australia, featuring the United Patriots Front and Reclaim Australia. -           Ray Grenfell’s interview with anti-fascist activist Barry Cade on the Melbourne fascist and anti-fascist counter rallies from the weekend and tactics against fascism. -           For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: Reclaim Australia, United Patriots Front, anti-fascism